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Countries that Start with G

There are 11 countries that start with G. See how many you can name.
Greenland is an autonomous part of Denmark
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Last updated: September 5, 2018
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First submittedJune 13, 2012
Times taken1,171,458
Average score72.7%
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Country
Gabon
Gambia
Georgia
Germany
Ghana
Greece
Country
Grenada
Guatemala
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
102 Recent Comments
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Level 35
Jun 22, 2016
Tried entering guineabassau and it wouldn't take it. Said I already had guinea!
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Level 75
Oct 14, 2016
Try spelling it correctly. Guinea-Bissau, not bassau.
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Level 53
Oct 29, 2021
say Nassau again and you'll have the capital of the bahamas
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Level 41
Jul 14, 2016
Phew just remebered Grenada with 3 seconds left
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Level 32
Aug 5, 2016
Wooooow! Congrats to me... I FORGOT GERMANY! And Gabon but Germany is the point 😒
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Level 41
Sep 5, 2016
Aye because it's still owned by Denmark. Nearly forgot Guatemala phew
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Level 56
Nov 1, 2016
i forgot Guyana!
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Level 21
Nov 27, 2016
2:36 left.. Man.
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Level 74
Jan 25, 2017
How many West African countries?
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Level 90
Jan 25, 2017
16, unless you mean only the countries that start with G, in which case, 4.
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Level 60
Jan 26, 2017
i get guinea bissau but forgot greece....
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Level 25
Jan 31, 2017
Ok. I forgot Ghana. Again!
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Level 60
Feb 8, 2017
How did I forget Germany???
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Level 22
Apr 5, 2024
bruh its literally in the quiz picture
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Level 16
Feb 18, 2017
11/12 missed Greece carelessly
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Level 25
Mar 11, 2024
me too lol
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Level 44
May 31, 2024
same lmao
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Level 32
Mar 5, 2017
Missed Greece -.-
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Level 85
Apr 10, 2017
No, seriously, what is the 12th country that was removed?
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Level 70
Jun 4, 2017
Maybe it was Greenland as there is a comment as to its status.
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Level 18
May 5, 2017
2:19
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Level 41
Jul 6, 2017
Not for awhile now iis that not Thailand now? Almost forgot Georgia
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Level 16
Aug 11, 2017
100% with 2:07 remaining! :D :D :D
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Level 33
Aug 18, 2017
This was the easiest letter quiz I've done so far.
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Level 53
Oct 29, 2021
Try Q/O/Y/Z
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Level 51
Aug 20, 2017
Got them all.. except Germany. I'm using a phone, so I can't see the thumbnail. Still isn't an excuse to miss Germany though...
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Level 55
Sep 28, 2017
Forgot Germany, thats probably because Germany starts on N on my native language
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Level 71
Sep 30, 2017
Actually, Gambia is officialy "The Gambia"
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Level 40
Feb 20, 2018
Bahamas is officially The Bahamas but most countries accept it as the name without 'the'.
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Level 43
Nov 9, 2017
I tried to type in Greenland. Darn it.
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Level 40
Feb 20, 2018
Greenland is a territory of Denmark.
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Level 50
Dec 12, 2017
"I'm gonna hate myself for not knowing this"

*clicks give up, missed Gambia*

"OH COME ON I LOVE THAT COUNTRY"

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Level 37
Dec 13, 2017
Got Georgia at the last minute. I only remembered it because, for some reason, Joseph Stalin came to mind.
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Level 39
Dec 22, 2017
I only forgot gabon.
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Level 31
Jan 17, 2018
35 seconds, didn't think I could do it that quickly
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Level 36
Jan 18, 2018
pickles
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Level 59
Feb 19, 2018
Got all other than Germany.......

Surprising isn't ?

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Level 79
Feb 27, 2019
Yes, as 94% of people got it and the German flag is shown in the thumbnail.
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Level 16
Mar 21, 2018
I forgot my own country...😂😂😂😂
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Level 79
Feb 27, 2019
Germany? Even though 94% of people got it and the German flag is shown in the thumbnail?
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Level 70
Jun 28, 2018
Just to fire up the years old feud, Taiwan is listed as a country in the other Jet Punk quizzes but is still not recognized. However, I agree that Greenland is part of Denmark. Iceland was part of Denmark for centuries and in 1918 got further autonomy before finally in 1944 getting full independence.
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Level 82
Feb 27, 2019
While Greenland enjoys a large degree of autonomy, they don't claim sovereignty and they accept that they are a territory of Denmark as I understand it. Taiwan is very different.
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Level 55
Dec 31, 2018
1:35 left
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Level 63
Feb 27, 2019
Good quiz. Another five points earned. I had 1:05 remaining.
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Level 22
May 8, 2019
Ugh Gabon got me. I was like "its got to be an African nation"

Felt like an idiot when it popped up

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Level 72
May 31, 2019
I missed Greece , I live in Greece
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Level 25
Jul 6, 2019
11/11 with 11 seconds remaining
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Level 27
Aug 8, 2019
I just missed Greece for the third time. Only Greece.
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Level 48
Aug 8, 2019
Well, 76 % got Guinea, but only 59 % got Guinea-Bissau? I do not understand, how so many people could correctly think of Guinea and then forgot, there is an another Guinea as well...
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Level 53
Oct 29, 2021
maybe some were writing Guinea bissau and then guinea was accepted and then they forgot about it?
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Level 40
Aug 29, 2019
Technically, it’s THE Gambia. Maybe you should fix that? The same thing for THE Bahamas. I think you should put them in T.
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Level 27
Nov 7, 2019
How can I get Grenada, Guyana etc. and forget f***ing GERMANY?? Mein brain is kaput hahaahah
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Level 40
Mar 3, 2021
but the german flag is on the thumbnail????
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Level 34
Mar 17, 2020
Why is The Gambia here when El Salvador (The Saviour) is in the E quiz? Surely The Gambia should be in the T quiz, no?
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Level 53
Oct 29, 2021
Gambia is just a shortened version and isn't integral to know what your talking about but El Salvador is different because everything is translated. Also might cause confusion with the capital city (San Salvador)
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Level 27
Mar 17, 2020
Got all with 45 seconds left! And I am 12 years old!
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Level 45
Mar 31, 2020
Got all in 29 seconds and I am 13 years old
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Level 35
Aug 21, 2020
got them all with 1000 seconds left and i am only a fetus!
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Level 62
Jun 27, 2021
Got it in 17 seconds and I'm 13 years old too. What a concept!
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Level 20
Apr 27, 2020
42 seconds left and I got them all right
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Level 24
May 6, 2020
i forgot grenada
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Level 67
Nov 19, 2020
Former Private First-Class Anthony Peter Coleman hasn't forgotten.
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Level 39
Jun 26, 2020
Oh gosh, I got them all with 2 seconds left! I just couldn't think of darned greece for a while.😂🤦‍♀️
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Level 19
Jul 24, 2020
Me being the blockhead I am, I tried both Greenland AND Graceland.
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Level 32
Nov 17, 2020
when you do guinea bissau and for 90% percent of the time left your still trying to get gUiNeA.

I mean I got it, but, seriously brain?

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Level 22
Jan 16, 2021
me: starting with "Grenada"
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Level 24
Feb 16, 2021
I got 11/12 phew that's passing marks who in the world knows about Guinea Bissau.Who in this world got full marks
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Level 61
Feb 23, 2021
My brother and I played a game and we had to pick a counrty starting with "g" and we both did Guinea-Bissau.
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Level 60
Oct 29, 2021
To be honest, I'm more surprised that someone can get Guinea and not Guinea-Bissau. It's one of the pairs you would think that you eiter know both, or none. Like the Congos or Koreas, for example.
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Level 53
Oct 29, 2021
I mean there's no North Africa or North Sudan or South Macedonia. Might have forgotten?
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Level 61
Feb 23, 2021
12/12
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Level 34
Mar 18, 2021
niue is a country right ?
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Level 64
Mar 24, 2021
No
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Level 59
Apr 17, 2021
I misses Gabon :/
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Level 23
May 24, 2021
https://www.jetpunk.com/user-quizzes/1391236/food-by-emojis
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Level 35
Jun 8, 2021
Include Great Britain because it different from the United Kingdom.GB has England, Wales and Scotland but UK includes Northern Island
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Level 53
Nov 10, 2021
great britian isnt the country name lol
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Level 65
Jan 16, 2023
That's not the country though?
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Level 68
Jun 11, 2021
1:14 remaining
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Level 39
Jun 27, 2021
11/11 Thanks to the comments!
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Level 20
Jun 27, 2021
11/11 with 2:14 remaning
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Level 28
Jul 3, 2021
love this quiz

:-)

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Level 36
Sep 15, 2021
Gambia should probably not count because its "The Gambia" so a T
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Level 56
Sep 24, 2021
mmmmm, luxem-burger
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Level 53
Nov 10, 2021
Way more people call it gambia, not The Gambia. So its g.
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Level 60
Nov 13, 2022
It's usually listed as "Gambia" or "Gambia, The" in alphabetical order, and the word "the" would be a prefix. (same thing applies for countries such as the U.K., where it is listed as "United Kingdom, The")
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Level 25
Feb 23, 2022
don't get it
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Level 53
Feb 28, 2022
10/11 missed Ghana :/
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Level 23
May 20, 2022
how about gapan?
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Level 28
Oct 27, 2022
As German, I hate the word "Germany" for Deutschland.

Germany was a roman name for a region in the country called Germany today. The romans are doomed since more than 1,500 years. There has never been a single contiguous folk which could be called "Germanen".

In my opinion:

International it should also be called "Deutschland". It shouldnt be to difficult for English native speekers.

For those who call it "Alemania" as the Spanish speekers: You could call it "Duitslandia" as the Dutches.

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Level 78
Nov 13, 2022
Come on. From a fellow German.
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Level 60
Nov 13, 2022
EVERY language has exonyms of some sort, they're different languages for a reason. Just like the Ivory Coast/Côte d'Ivoire wasn't able to convince the majority of people to use the French name, it would be nearly impossible for people to accept the name "Deutschland". For example, in German (Deutsch if you will), they call Belarus "Weißrussland" (literally "White Russia", even though Belarus has discouraged use of the name. Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_exonyms
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Level 17
Nov 12, 2022
YES 5 SECONDS TO SPARE THANK U GUATEMALA
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Level 61
Nov 13, 2022
missing Gagauzia
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Level 61
Nov 13, 2022
yes its a joke
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Level 44
Jan 17, 2023
I got them all except for #1 guess, Germany. First time that this happens to me lmao.
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Level 23
Jan 22, 2023
The stupid me I am was thinking of what I forgot, so I tried typing in Greenland.

I did get Georgia in time though!

Also, for some reason, my first instict was to type in Guinea and Guinea-Bissau instead of Germany, despite seeing the thumbnail.

I typed in Greece and Gabon next.

Don't worry, I didn't forget Germany.

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Level 23
Jan 22, 2023
POV: The 8% of people who forgot Germany:

😶‍🌫 I DON'T EXIST. 😶‍🌫

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Level 46
Jan 24, 2023
i got them all 1st try, but i spent ages and almost ran out of time trying to remember greece... im quarter greek...
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Level 38
Apr 12, 2023
Got it in 35 seconds. Easy!
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Level 20
Jun 5, 2023
I forgot Germany but got Grenada. My brain is weird sometimes.
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Level 21
Mar 30, 2024
After missing "el salvador" on the same quiz with the letter "e", i came here to test the Gambia. The Gambia shouldn't count as its official name includes the prefix "The". Not a sore loser, just pointing it out, great quiz:)!